SDConCast 06-21-2013 – Talking Comics and The Convention [with Rob Salkowitz and Heidi MacDonald]

IMG_8407aExtra! Extra! Read all about it! This week we welcome two great guests: Rob Salkowitz, author of Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture, and Heidi MacDonald of The Beat and Publishers Weekly, to talk comics and San Diego Comic-Con.

And Jeremy, James and Kim round up the week’s news of panel announcements and offsite events. It’s like cat herding, SDCC-style!

Show Notes:

Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 17, 2013

Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 19, 2013Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 20, 2013 [Early Edition]

ABC Studios Announces SDCC 2013 TV Panels

The Walking Dead Escape

More Details On Nerd HQ at Petco Park

HopCon: The w00tstout Launch Festival

Video Games Live

SDCCBlog / OutsideComicCon Fan-Meetup – July 17 8PM

SuperShuttle Offers Discount Code for SDCC Travelers!

Music:

Intro: “Omg I <3 Livejournal (And My Livejournal <3s Me)”, Talkshow Boy

Interstitial Music: “Planning Theme”, The J. Arthur Keenes Band

Outro: “Joss Whedon“, lo-fi is sci-fi

Podcast Links:

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The Hosts:

Jeremy Rutz
Twitter:@spotanime
Website: About Me

James Riley
Website: geekshotphoto.com

Kim Twombly
Twitter: @OutsideComicCon
Website: OutsideComicCon.com

About Jeremy Rutz

Jeremy is the Editor-in-chief of The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog and Host/Producer of the SDConCast podcast.